British light middleweight champion Brian Rose, 23-1-1-(7), scored a 12th round stoppage win over former world champion Joachim Alcine, 33-4-1-(19),at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool on Saturday.
A combination of punches by Rose lead to the stoppage after 0:59.
On the same Matchroom Sport promoted card featherweight Lee Selby stopped the previously unbeaten Corey McConnell in the fifth round in a bout for the Commonwealth featherweight title. McConnell was floored in rounds three and five before the bout was stopped .
April 20, 2013